Department for Transport

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What we do

We work with our agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps the UK’s businesses and gets people and goods travelling around the country. We plan and invest in transport infrastructure to keep the UK on the move.

DfT is a ministerial department, supported by 24 agencies and public bodies.

Read more about what we do


Our ministers

Our management

Permanent Secretary
Second Permanent Secretary
Director General Aviation, Maritime and Security Group
Director General Corporate Delivery Group
Director General Major Rail Projects Group
Director General Public Transport and Local Group
Director General Rail Services Group
Director General Road Transport Group
Legal Director
DfT Chief Scientific Adviser
Lead non-executive director and non-executive board member with responsibility for the Union
Non-executive board member, DfT
Non-executive board member, DfT
Non-executive board member, DfT
Non-executive board member, DfT
Non-executive board member, DfT
Group Human Resources Director

Contact DfT

Office address and general enquiries

Department for Transport
Great Minster House
33 Horseferry Road
United Kingdom

Switchboard (8:30am to 5:30pm)

0300 330 3000

Please use the contact form wherever possible to get in touch with the Department for Transport.

We aim to respond within 20 working days.

We may send your personal data to other transport organisations if they are best placed to answer your enquiry. Find out more about how DfT looks after any personal data you send us at

Media enquiries

The Department for Transport press office only deals with enquiries from the media.

For personal enquiries regarding MOT, please email:

If you are not a member of the media, use the switchboard line:

0300 330 3000

If you are a member of the media and have a media query contact the press office:

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question.
  3. Make a new request by contacting us using the details below.

Freedom of Information requests

FOI Requests
Department for Transport
FOI Advice Team
3rd Floor
One Priory Square
TN34 1EA
United Kingdom


0300 330 3000

FOI advice team

High profile groups within DfT

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Find out about our commitment to publishing in Welsh. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use.